…25 years of celebrating life in the High Desert
March 15, 16 & 17, 2018 in Sierra Vista, Arizona. An educational experience for everyone with an interest in gardening. Two and one-half days on a variety of gardening topics.
- What Makes Weather?
- Neurobotany Update on How Plants Think
- Soil Science…Not a Dry Subject!
- Succulents, Perenials, and those Flowering Shrubs in a High Desert Landscape
- The Magic of Grafted Vegetables
- Achuar Gardens
- The Truths & Myths about GMO’s
- Container Gardening
- Herb Gardening
- Creating a Rock Garden
- Fruit Tree Care and Specific Pruning Techniques
- Mesquite Flour Production & Uses
- Vegetable Gardening Hacks & Companion Planting
- Growing Roses in the High Desert
- Backyard Chickens
- Planning a Vegetable Garden for Home, School, or Community
- Rain Gardens & Rainwater Harvesting
- Landscaping with Native Plants
- Growing Great Grapes
- Creating Pressed Flower Art
- Mandala Rock Painting: it’s Contagious!
- Inviting Backyard Birds & Building Bird Feeders
- Creating an Ikebana Floral Arrangement
- Propagation: Seeds, Cuttings, Air-layering, & Grafting
Great Vendors, Fabulous Raffles, Silent Auctions, Networking, and More!!
Offers CEUs: Yes
A registration fee is required and includes breakfasts and lunches.
- Wednesday, 3/14/18 Pre-Conference Gathering in the Discovery Gardens from 5pm – 7pm
- Thursday & Friday, 03/15 & 3/16, 2018 (All day)
- Saturday, 03/17/2018 (Half day)
Full 2-1/2 day Conference $145
Two Day Combo
o Thursday and Friday $125
o Friday and Saturday $100
One Day only
o Thursday $ 90
o Friday $ 90
o Saturday $ 50
Location: Student Union, Cochise College, 901 N Colombo Ave. Sierra Vista AZ 85635
Registration Required: Yes